50 Vegan Christmas Dinner Recipes That Impress

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The best vegan Christmas dinner recipes from around the web! Find festive appetizers, delicious sides, and hearty mains the whole family will love.

Christmas time has something really magical about it — getting together with loved ones, decorating the house, sharing delicious food and so much more. 

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If this is your first holiday season as a vegan or you’re hosting a vegan-friendly Christmas dinner this year, the following list of easy and healthy vegan Christmas recipes will be just for you.

But even seasoned vegans can find some new additions to their holiday spread on this list.

From meaty mains to easy sides and festive appetizers, the following recipes will be a huge success with all of your guests!

Check out our vegan holiday survival guide, easy vegan edible gifts, full Holiday menu, Christmas drinks, and vegan Christmas gifts next.

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four Vegan Christmas Dinner Recipes, including appetizer platter, roasted veg, rolls and stuffed squash

50+ Vegan Christmas Dinner Recipes That Impress

Yield: 4 servings
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes

The best vegan Christmas dinner recipes from around the web! Find festive appetizers, delicious sides, and hearty mains the whole family will love. The following sweet potato soup is easy, meal prep-friendly and oh so creamy!


Sweet Potato Soup

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 2 celery stalks, chopped
  • 2 large sweet potatoes, cubed (about 5 cups)
  • 4 cups vegetable broth
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • ¼ teaspoon nutmeg
  • Pinch of ginger powder
  • 1 cup coconut milk (240 ml)


  1. Place a large pot over medium heat and sauté onion, garlic, and celery in olive oil for 3-4 minutes. Stir occasionally.
  2. Add the sweet potatoes, broth, and spices. Bring to a boil, then heat and let it simmer for 20 minutes or until the sweet potatoes are soft.
  3. Pour in the coconut milk, then puree the soup using an immersion blender. Adjust to taste preferences and serve warm with a side of crusty bread or salad!


  • Sprinkle with additional pepper and make pretty swirls using vegan sour cream if wanted.
  • Any leftover soup can be stored in an airtight container in the fridge for several days. Be sure to let it cool completely before transferring it!
  • Find 50 more easy vegan Christmas dinner recipes in the article above.

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 4 Serving Size: ¼ recipe
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 253Total Fat: 16gSaturated Fat: 11gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 4gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 724mgCarbohydrates: 26gFiber: 4gSugar: 8gProtein: 4g

Nutrition information is a rough estimate calculated automatically, their accuracy is not guaranteed. Just focus on whole plant-based foods and eat until satiety!

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About Alena Handwritten FontAlena Schowalter is a Certified Vegan Nutritionist who has been a vegetarian since childhood and vegan since 2012. Together with her husband, she founded nutriciously in 2015 and has been guiding thousands of people through different transition stages towards a healthy plant-based diet. She’s received training in the fields of nutrition, music therapy and social work. Alena enjoys discussions around vegan ethics, walks through nature and creating new recipes.

8 thoughts on “50 Vegan Christmas Dinner Recipes That Impress”

  1. Hi ,
    Thank you so much . I am definitely going to try some of these recipes. Although I am not totally Vegan . I prefer eating mostly vegan . They look easy and delicious 😊

  2. These recipes look delicious. I really would like to try them all. How can I obtain all of these recipes?

    Thank you for sharing delicious healthy lifestyle

    • Hi Denise,
      thanks for your comment, we’re happy to know that we like our collection of Christmas recipes :) Just click the button beneath any recipe you’re interested in and it takes you to the ingredients and instructions.
      Best wishes,

  3. I’m so excited to try a bunch of these! I just had a question, I wanted to know where the recipe for the picture on the top of this website is. The one in the top right hand corner. Looks like a big butternut squash with yummies inside.

  4. Hello ! It all looks delicious but I would like to try the Warm Curried Cauliflower Rice but the link is wrong I think… It leads to Cauliflower Rice Tabbouleh Salad Recipe… Could we have the real one please?


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